Christine Teigen, also known as Chrissy Teigen, is an American model who has Norwegian origins by the father and Thai by the mother. Since she was a teenager living in California.
She started working as a model in 2004. She made her debut on the annual Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue in 2010. In 2014 she appeared on the cover of the prestigious magazine with Nina Agdal and Lily Aldridge. She has also appeared in Vogue, Esquire, Glamour and Cosmopolitan.
In 2013, she appears in the video for the song All Of Me, by her husband John Legend, inspired by her own, and in the video are also present images of their marriage. She appeared also as a featured character in the Electronic Arts video game Need For Speed: The Run.
In 2015 acts as a co-presenter in the Lip Sync Battle program and for the talk show FABLife. The following year she was one of the stars of the video clips of the singer Fergie, in which she is seen breastfeed her daughter Luna.
In 2011 she is engaged to singer John Legend, although the two were together since 2007. The couple was married in Villa Pizzo, in Cernobbio, on Lake Como, 14 September 2013. On April 14, 2016 was born their first daughter, Luna Simone Stephens.
Teigen also co-hosted the Billboard Music Awards with Ludacris. She is the food stylist on Tyra Banks‘ lifestyle talk show FABLife. On February 23, 2016, Teigen’s cookbook Cravings was released and became a New York Times bestseller.